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All the top stories and transfer rumours from Friday’s newspapers

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Manchester United and Newcastle United have emerged as the likeliest clubs to sign Bayern Munich and Senegal forward Sadio Mane, 31, following a disappointing debut season in Germany.

Chelsea, Manchester UnitedTottenham and Fulham are among the clubs interested in Gent’s 20-year-old Nigerian forward Gift Orban.

Paris St-Germain are also targeting a summer move for centre-back Kim Min-jae, with the French champions having met the player’s agent.

As well as Brighton’s Argentina World Cup winning midfielder Alexis Mac Allister, 24, Liverpool are monitoring Chelsea’s England midfielder Mason Mount, 24, while Bayern Munich’s Netherlands midfielder Ryan Gravenberch, 21, is another player being assessed.

Liverpool are also admirers of Feyenoord and Turkey midfielder Orkun Kokcu, 22, as an alternative to Mac Allister and England and Dortmund midfielder Jude Bellingham, 19.

Manchester City are interested in signing RB Leipzig and Croatia defender Josko Gvardiol with the German club asking for £85m for the 21-year-old.

Arsenal defender William Saliba will enter the final year of his contract this summer and the 22-year-old France international is yet to agree a new deal with the Gunners.

Manchester United want to reward Argentina defender Lisandro Martinez, 25, with a new deal following his impressive first season at the club since joining from Ajax.

Chelsea and England midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek, 27, is wanted by AC Milan who are looking to rebuild following their Champions League semi-final defeat by Inter Milan.

Tottenham have opened talks over appointing Feyenoord’s Dutch boss Arne Slot as their new manager.

Ecuador midfielder Kendry Paez has reportedly signed for Chelsea for a fee of £20m with the 16-year-old also attracting interest from Manchester United.

Brentford are set to open contract talks with England forward Ivan Toney, 27, at the end of the season despite his eight-month ban from football for betting offences.

The Bees, meanwhile, want to sign Coventry City’s Sweden forward Viktor Gyokeres, 24, to cover in Toney’s absence from the team.

Wolves manager Julen Lopetegui says he hopes the club can solve Financial Fair Play issues which could limit his transfer budget for the summer.

Real Madrid’s comprehensive defeat by Manchester City in the Champions League semi-final could accelerate the exit of their Italian boss Carlo Ancelotti.

Swansea boss Russell Martin is one of the leading candidates to become Southampton’s new manager.

Brighton’s 21-year-old winger Simon Adingra is wanted by clubs in Germany and France following a successful loan in Belgium with Union Saint-Gilloise.

Sunderland are in advanced talks to sign Birmingham midfielder Jobe Bellingham, 17, the younger brother of Borussia Dortmund and England midfielder Jude.

Former Wales forward Steve Morison, 39, is under serious consideration to return as Cardiff City manager – eight months after being sacked by the club.

Written by Ibrahim Oladamola

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